Dr J.J. Rivet is Professor at the University of Montpellier and is in charge of teaching basic biomechanics as well as biomechanics applied to sport since 1985.
Dr. Rivet is a consultant for Postural and Sports biomechanics at the Princess Grace Hospital of Monaco and, as such, involved in the physical preparation of several resident, high level athletes. Since 1991, Dr. Rivet has been the biomechanics and physical preparation consultant for the French PGA..
For 10 years he was consultant in the PGA European Tour for questions concerning biomechanics of the golf swing.
Dr. Rivet is the author of numerous articles on the biomechanics of the golf swing and the physical preparation of golfers of all levels for Golf Magazine, Golf Europe Magazine, Golf Events, The Sport & Medecine Journal and for the Golf Channel.
Since 2000, Dr. Rivet has directed the "Biomecaswing clinics" for the Leadbetter Academies in France. This concept, which he created thanks to his experience of the adaptation of the swing to the morphology of the player during the PGA European tour, is applicable to players of all levels.
Dr. Rivet is a consultant for Adidas, Taylor Made, LPG Sports, Sidas and is a member of numerous scientific associations dedicated to enhance performance in the sport including Human Enhancement Institute - Hôpital Salpétrière Paris, French College of Medecine and Foot's Surgery, Laboratory of Anatomy and Biomechanic - Université Montpellier.
Dr. Rivet has a 2 handicap and is still holder of the course record at St Donnat (France).